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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Charleston reviews

  • Great location!

    "My girlfriends and I rented this property for a girls weekend and we were not disappointed! In fact, we were surprised how large the property actually was and and all the amenities it had! The house has 3 levels. The first level is the foyer/entrance, the second is the bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, and the 3rd level is the living area w/a kitchen, half bath, living/dining, and washer/dryer. It really had EVERYTHING we needed. We loved that there were multiple bathrooms to get ready in and that there was plenty of space for everyone to spread out. The beds were all comfortable and the bedrooms all had more than enough space for our stuff. The factor that was most important to us on this trip was location and this was the perfect spot! It was walking distance to everything you needed to do on King Street - bars, restaurants, shopping, etc. We didn't need a car at all, but if you wanted to rent one, it has one parking space. It's also walking distance to the trolley stop too. We did end up taking a taxi to the area near the Charleston Market for more activities like the carriage tour and market, and then some really delicious restaurants. Highly recommend 82 Queen & Slightly North of Broad. We had amazing food there. I also recommend making a stop at Vendue Rooftop Bar. The hotel is beautiful and has some interesting art in the lobby. The Rooftop has multiple areas and is partially covered to. It's a great way to start the night out. Overall, we had a great stay and it was wonderful working with Peg. Booking was easy and she was very accommodating with our check in/check out times. She even provided us with a little Charleston guide of restaurant recommendations that were very helpful. I hope to be able to visit Charleston again and if I do, I will definitely be returning to this property!!"
    Guest: Stephanie Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 15, 2014
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  • Perfect Charleston getaway!

    "We stayed for a week recently and the accommodations were wonderful. The apt. is in a perfect location a block off King St. with shopping, great restaurants ( try Justine's around the corner for good southern food) and groceries all within walking distance. It's a short drive to the beach or to tour the plantations. I can't say enough good things about the accommodations. The apt. itself is well appointed with everything you would need and the bed was super comfortable (a high priority for me). We would definitely return to this location next time we are in Charleston. It felt like home while we were there - so much nicer than staying in a hotel."
    Guest: Lynn & Allan Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 17, 2014
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  • A wonderful private retreat only 2 blocks from the Harbor!

    "We stayed at Limehouse Cottage for our 1st wedding anniversary and what an enjoyable stay! We loved how private the accomodations were. We also appreciated being able to bring our "fur kid" Grady with us. He loved watching the horse drawn carriages go by and snooping the beautifully landscaped grounds. We also enjoyed going on walks to the harbor. The accomodations were very nice and clean and we also enjoyed our tour of the main home. Kriss made us feel so welcome and we can't wait to visit again. We would also recommend visiting Boone Plantation and eating at Poogan's Porch. We give our stay at Limehouse Cottage an A+! If you love history this is the place to stay."
    Guest: Tanya Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 28, 2014
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  • Quaint comfortable cottage

    "I was in town visiting relatives and stayed at this enchanting cottage. The neighborhood was safe and I thoroughly enjoyed my morning walks. Coffee shop was less than a half mile away and the neighborhood restaurants were perfect. The cottage was clean, well maintained and had everything I needed. The interior was furnished well and fit the style of the dwelling. I would definitely stay here again!!"
    Guest: Irby Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 16, 2014
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Charleston Travel Tips

Experience the true meaning of Southern charm with a trip the Charleston, S.C. This city is an ideal spot to experience exceptional down-home cooking, welcoming hospitality, exciting culture and unique coastal history.

Charleston features an interesting and unique blend of culture and is known for its local art, music and food scenes. No matter what season you visit, there's always something fun happening in the area for both indoor and outdoor lovers.

You can stroll the tree?-lined streets and view the lovely Antebellum architecture, enjoy dinner on the patio of a restaurant and wander through the various shops, museums, galleries and theaters.

Charleston is home to many festivals throughout the year, including the Spoleto Festival USA, a 17-day fest with more than 100 performances by different artists, as well as the Charleston Food and Wine Festival, Charleston Fashion Week and the Holiday Festival of Lights, to name a few.

In 2011, Charleston was named one America's favorite cities by Travel + Leisure, and in 2013 Conde Nast Traveler, was placed at no. 1 in their top 10 best cities list.

Things to Do

- Dock Street Theatre: Experience history with a visit to the Dock Street Theatre, America's first theater. It opened in 1736 and hosted the first opera performance in America, "Flora." Now, this space is home to South Carolina's largest theater company, so be sure to catch a show while you're in town. The theater also hosts different festivals throughout the year and produces more than 120 performances each season.

- Magnolia Plantations and Gardens: Enjoy the Southern climate and get some fresh air at the Magnolia Plantations and Gardens. It opened in 1870 and features a stunning display of flowers and plants throughout. In addition to exploring the flora and fauna, you can check out the nature train or take a boat tour. There's even a petting zoo for the kids.

- The Charleston Museum: After you see America's oldest theater, you can visit America's oldest museum - The Charleston Museum - which was established in 1773. It was partly inspired by the British Museum and displays collections about natural science, ornithology, historical culture and documentary and photographic resources. Learn about the history of the area and how Charleston has developed through time.

- Firefly Distillery: If you enjoy Southern libations, head to the Firefly Distillery for a tasting. It's South Carolina's first and largest distillery and produces Sweet Tea Vodka, Firefly Moonshine and other liquors. Enjoy the Southern hospitality as you sip on the different cocktails and take a tour of the Irvin Vineyards.

- Fort Sumter Tour: Step back in time with a tour of Fort Sumter, the site where the famous shots that started the American Civil War were fired. Departures for the tour start at Liberty Square in downtown Charleston or Patriot's Point in Mount Pleasant. On a 30-minute tour, you'll hear all about the history of Fort Sumter, events that lead to the war and facts about the area. The fort also houses an informative museum with historic artifacts.

Shopping and Dining

- Poogan's Porch: This Victorian mansion-turned-restaurant was voted as having the best grits in the Lowcountry, so you can be sure you'll dine on amazing Southern cooking at Poogan's Porch. It was named after the dog of the home's previous owners. Poogan's Porch is known for its signature buttermilk fried chicken, she-crab soup and homemade buttermilk biscuits and sausage gravy.

- Hank's Seafood: Seafood is a must when dining in Charleston and a trip to Hank's Seafood fits the bill. The menu features classic Charleston fish house favorites with a blend of traditional seafood plates and Lowcountry dishes - all with a contemporary flare. Enjoy the laid-back, charming ambiance as you feast on Lowcountry bouillabaisse and she-crab soup, oysters casino, shellfish cocktail with loverster, Charleston oyster stew or Hank's signature pan-fried crab cakes.

- Charleston Historic Market: Do a bit of shopping as you stroll through the Charleston Historic Market, a hub of activity in the city. The Greek Revival-style Market Hall houses the Daughters of the Confederacy museum, and behind it, there are a variety of vendor sheds where you can peruse clothing, jewelry, souvenirs, artwork, crafts and goods. Pick up some souvenirs to remember your trip, then take a carriage ride through the city's back streets starting and ending right in the market.

- Toast: Brunch is a favorite meal of many, and you can feast at one of Charleston's best at toast. With bottomless mimosas and a tasty menu, this is the perfect place to get your day started right. Choose from French toast, eggs, omelets, surf and turf and much more.

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